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Here are 10 of the most awesomest movie stunts in film history

CineFix has cooked up a list showing off the top 10 movie stunts of all time. They're all fantastic and involve groundbreaking scenes where actors fight and jump off buildings, stuntmen fly, cars flip over and everyone defies death.Show More Summary

Northrop Once Built Planes That Were Just Giant Wings

After World War II, the future of commercial air travel was supposed to be fantastic. There were promises that planes like Northrop Grumman's flying wing would become the norm for civilian flying. These promises were often made to Baby Boomers — young, impressionable kids of the 1950s and 60s — like in this cutaway drawing by L. Show More Summary

Michael B. Jordan Says 'Fantastic Four' Changing "On the fly"

Not a lot has leaked out about Fantastic Four shooting down in Louisiana. Director Josh Trank either has a really good grip on things like set photos leaking...or it's something else entirely. Talking to MTV about his involvement with Sprite and the Sprite Films program, Michael B. Show More Summary

Michael B. Jordan Says ‘Fantastic Four’ Is Changing On The Fly

Director Josh Trank and the Fantastic Four have been quietly filming their big Marvel movie in Louisiana for the past few months. I say “quietly” for two reasons. One, we haven’t seen a lot of set photos of the stars in costume or anything. Show More Summary

Will The Fantastic Four Surprise Fans At Comic-Con?

Will the new The Fantastic Four show face in Comic-Con or not? That’s the question on the lips of fans as they prepare for the onslaught of news and opinions that will be flying out of San Diego in a few weeks. We, of course, plan to...Show More Summary

Fantastically Wrong: Why the Egyptians Worshiped Beetles That Eat Poop for a Living

There are a whole lot of unsavory lifestyles in the animal kingdom. The pearlfish has to swim up sea cucumber butts to escape predation. All manner of birds must fly thousands and thousands of miles each year with the change of the seasons. And hyenas have to deal with giving birth through their six-inch-long clitorises. […]

Jonny Gomes Loses Fly Ball; Brock Holt Saves The Day With Diving Catch

last monthSports : Deadspin

Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes just had no clue where this fly ball was. He seemed to lose it in the lights. Fortunately, Brock Holt—making his first career start in center field—saved Gomes with a fantastic catch. Read more...

An Instant-Classic Photo Of Robin Van Persie's Flying Header Goal At The World Cup

Robin van Persie scored a remarkable diving header against Spain in the group stage of the 2014 World Cup. Getty got this fantastic photo of the goal. It'll go down as a classic if Holland advances: Join the conversation about this story »

Are Authors Scared to Write Diverse Books?

Recently, there's been a fantastic online campaign going on called We Need Diverse Books. You've probably seen the hashtag flying by on Twitter or the Tumblr site. So this is not a post about why we need diverse books. Of course, we need them. Show More Summary

Newswire: Fantastic Four reboot promises gritty, realistic approach to fantasticness

Addressing what is surely the only lingering concern about the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot, writer Simon Kinberg tells HitFix that the film—about an elastic man, an invisible girl, her flying brother who bursts into flames, and aShow More Summary

Michael B. Jordan Comments on Fantastic Four Casting Backlash

5 months agoOdd : Geekosystem

It's 2014, people. Knock off the racism. For everyone who complains that we don't have flying cars or jetpacks yet, we're still closer to those things than we are to people not hating each other for stupid reasons, and that's a shame. There is nothing wrong with someone who isn't white playing the Human Torch.

Police are not impressed by Sichuan man's handbuilt aircraft

5 months agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A Sichuan genius named Luo Jinshan has built this fantastic rotor-plane all by himself, devoting 8 months and 40,000 yuan to being the James Bond of Sichuan. This January, he succeeded in flying 100 meters into the sky. [ more › ]

Cronenberg's 'The Fly' Never Looked So Gruesome!

David Cronenberg’s The Fly is one of my favorite sci-fi horror films due to its fantastic acting, stellar practical FX, unsettling score, and engaging directing. And one of our pals, Mr. Aaron Crawford of Cavity Colors, has decided to show his love of the film... Read More

A Drone Captured The Mayhem Going On In The Ukraine. The Result Is This Insane Video.

As Dan has already fantastically explained what is going on in the Ukraine, someone managed to fly a drone over Kiev after the truce broke down. Molotov cocktail fire can be seen throughout and the scope of the protests is really showcased. I can’t help but think of the scene near the end of Children of Men as I watch all the coverage.

What the Devil: A Taxonomical Guide to Knowing Your Movie Satans

In Winter’s Tale (released today), Will Smith takes a break from two solid decades of good-guy roles to play the Devil. Even in a fantastical romance epic that features a time-traveling Colin Farrell and a flying horse, tapping the Fresh Prince to play the Prince of Darkness might just be... More »

Stan Tracey: The Flying Pig

6 months agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

As premises for an entertaining listen go the idea of a jazz record inspired by the First World War is not the easiest sell, even for a musician as respected as the late m: Stan Tracey. Yet on this fantastic collection, his final release prior to his December 2013 death, Tracey has someh...

United Wants You Flying Singapore Airlines Coach Even Less Than You Do, Delta Will Shine Your Shoes, and American Will Sell You Your Status (Bits ‘n Pieces for January 28, 2014)

News and notes from around the interweb: Singapore Airlines offers fantastic award availability to their own Krisflyer members (and American Express and Starwood points transfer well to Singapore) but very little long haul premium cabin space to their partners. Show More Summary

"Peter Pan Live" Musical Comes to NBC Following Success of "The Sound of Music"

Following the fantastic success of Carrie Underwood's adaptation of "The Sound of Music," which brought in nearly 19 million viewers, a production of "Peter Pan" itself is set come to NBC! The iconic flying boy in green will receiveShow More Summary

A Bulletproof Bentley for Baby Prince George

7 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

After the birth of their baby prince, Kate Middleton and Prince William (along with Prince Harry) are leasing a bulletproof Bentley. It's called the Flying Spur, which sounds like a fantastically swift and petite cowboy from the Wild West. Don't fear that the royals are getting into dusty Westerns, though;... More »

Luigi Prina’s Marvelous Flying Ship Models

8 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Since the mid-1980s, Italian architect Luigi Prina has been making fantastical flying ship models that, despite their delicate appearance, actually fly. The flying ships are handcrafted from balsa wood and very thin paper and are powered by special natural rubber bands. Over the years he has made more than 200. For more photos, and to [...]

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